Structure of the Ghana Government

Heads of State of Ghana (1957 - To Date)

The Unification of Gold Coast and British Togoland upon independence from Britain, took place from 6"th March 1957 to 1st July 1960. Her Majesty Queen ... Full story

Ghana Becomes a Republic

On 6 March 1960, Nkrumah announced plans for a new constitution which would make Ghana a republic. The draft included plans for an eventual surrender ... Full story

The First O.A.U. Summit

The year 1958 witnessed the settlement o several Blacks from the Diaspora ir Ghana. Prominent among them was Di Du Bois, who commenced the Encyclopedia ... Full story

Ghana after Independence

Under the Independence Constitution, Nkrumah, as leader of the majority party in parliament, became the Prime Minister of Independent Ghana. He was a Member of ... Full story

General Elections

In 1951, the stage was set for general elections. Dr Kwame Nkrumah was in prison when the elections were conducted. He overwhelmingly won the elections ... Full story

New Political Party is Born

Following disagreement of ideologies, Kwame Nkrumah left the U.G.C.C. and formed a more radical and nationalist party: Convention People's Party (C.P.P) -on June 12th, 1949 ... Full story

Martyrs of Christianborg Crossroad

Martyrs of Christianborg Crossroad After the Second World War (1939-1945), things began to change in the then Gold Coast. The discrimination against educated Ghanaians in the ... Full story

Before and after Independence

Modern Ghana takes its name from the ancient kingdom of Ghana, which flourished north of the present-day state, between the 4th and 11th centuries AD. ... Full story

Human Development In Ghana

The Ghana Demographic and health survey for 2003, as well as the 2003 annual progress report of the Ghana Poverty Reduction Strategy, details several disquieting ... Full story

Political Parties In Ghana

Convention People's Party (CPP) -Mr. Ladi Nylander, ChairmanDemocratic People's Party (DPP)Mr. EN Ward Brew, LeaderGreat Consolidated Popular Party(GCPP) - Mr. Dan Larty, LeaderNational Democratic Party ... Full story

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